Type
Crossword
Description

A response must be filed how many days before a hearing under URCP 101? fourteen
What is the URCP that governs hearings before a Judge? Seven
Any reply to the response to the counter motion must be filed and served at least how many business days under 101? three
URCP 101 is for motions practice before who? commissioners
If you do not ___________ at the hearing, the Court might make a decision against you without your input. appear
We use the Utah Rules of Civil ___________ 7 and 101 to govern our motions practice procedure
For motions practice you have a Motion, then Response, then __________ before briefing is complete reply
When briefing is complete, you may file a Request to ___________ to alert the Court you are ready for the Court to make a decision. submit
After a hearing, one of the parties will be asked to prepare a proposed _____________ from that hearing. order
You must send a proposed order to the ____________ party or counsel for approval as to form before submitting it to the Court for signature. opposing
If both counsel are in agreement on something that needs to happen in a case (ie extension of discovery deadlines, etc.) you my file a _____________ motion together. stipulated
Where did Jess go to law school? Gonzaga

Mock Trial Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

to clear from charge or accusation Acquit
to hear and settle a case Adjudicate
An act that violates the law Crime
Written declaration made under oath Affidavit
An assertion that must be proved with evidence Allegation
A defendant’s defense against charges Answer
Transferring a case to a higher court for review Appeal
Hears court appeals and reviews decisions Appellate court
Objecting that admits facts of an opponent’s argument that denies they sustain pleading Demurrer
To call the accused to answer the charge Arraignment
Someone’s specific attorney Attorney At Law
Responsible for the case Attorney of record
Assessing the cause of death and examining the cadaver Autopsy
Money in exchange for release of the arrested, in guarantee that they’ll come to trial Bail
Court attendant who keeps order Bailiff
Responsible of proving a charge or allegation Burden of Proof
Facts or evidence in support of claim Case
Hall for trials and court Chambers
Laws of a nation dealing with rights of citizens Civil Law
Summing up important arguments, after seeing evidence Closing Argument
Filed in court against someone, by a plaintiff Complaint
When someone is officially guilty of a crime Conviction
Someone who investigates suspicious deaths Coroner
One who gives advice on legal matters Counsel
Group of people who make decisions about legal cases, and the time when this happens Court
When the accused is charged and judged Criminal action
System for those who commit (or are accused of) crimes Criminal law
Witness is interrogated/extends testimony Cross Examination
Award as compensation for loss/injury, usually money Damages
The accused party Defendant
Questioning a witness Direct Examination
Fair treatment of anyone in court Due Process Of Law
Anything giving information on the case(documents, testimony, items) Evidence
Document or article that is inspected; a form of evidence Exhibit
Crime that is more serious than a misdemeanor Felony
Formal charge for crime Indictment
Court order that prohibits a party of from specific action Injunction
Witnesses must leave the room when someone is appealing to the judge Invoke the Rule
One who hears and decides on court of law Judge
Right to interpret and apply law Jurisdiction
A jury of 12-23 people Jury Grand
Sits at civil and criminal cases Jury Petit

Court Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The release of a person before their trial so they don't have to wait in jail. Most of the time money will be payed to guarantee them showing up to the trial. Bail
Prove that the person accused was somewhere else when the crime took place. Alibi
Lying on the witness stand. This can cause the witness to get charged. Perjury
Think out a plan beforehand. Premeditated
A crime that is usually involving violence and you go to jail for over a year. Felony
A person under arrest to be brought before a judge or court, especially to secure the person's release unless lawful grounds are shown for their detention. Habeas Corpus
Private relations between members of the community rather than criminal, military, or religious affairs. Civil Law
A system of law concerned with the punishment of those who commit crimes. Criminal Law
The part of English law that is derived from custom and judicial precedent rather than statutes. Common Law
When the person accused pleads guilty for a lighter sentence. Plea Bargain
Decides lawsuits brought before the court. Judge
Group of people selected to hear the evidence in the trial and render a verdict. Jury
Instead of sending the accused person to prison the court releases the person into the community under monetization. Probation
Institute legal proceedings against a person or organization. Prosecute
The punishment ordered by the court for a defendant convicted of a crime. Sentence
The decision made by a judge or jury that determines the guilt or innocent of the defendant. Verdict
A person called upon from either side in a lawsuit to give a testimony before the court jury. Witness
Court authorization to conduct a search to make an arrest. Warrant
A law passed by legislation. Statute
the official power to make legal decisions and judgments. Jurisdiction
The dispute point between parties in a lawsuit. Issue
Information received by other people that cannot be confirmed (rumor). Hearsay
To place a paper in the legal custody of the clerk of court to enter into its files. File
Information presented in testimony that is used to persuade the judge or jury to decide the case in favor of one side or the other. Evidence
Officially tell someone that they can or must leave. Discharge
A person who has filed a petition for relief under the bankruptcy code. Debtor
A tribunal presided over by the judge in civil or criminal cases. Court
A judgment of guilt against a criminal defendant. Conviction
A state that does not have any evidence to prove it happened. Claim
Property of all kinds including real and personal. Assets

Supreme Court Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This term is an order issued by the Supreme Court directing the lower court to send records for a case in which it will hear an appeal writ of certiorari
This term is a written statement submitted by the lawyer for each side in a case that explains to the judge why they should decide the case in favor of that lawyer's client brief
This is a court decision in an earlier case with facts and laws that are similar to a case in a court at the time that will usually govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way precedent
Permission given to a person who is poor and cannot afford for the case to go to the Court forma pauperis
Has the power to review the judgment of another lower court with an appeal appellate
Area over which the court has authority to decide case jurisdiction
A judge of the supreme court of a country or state justice
A promise to tell the truth oath
The decision of a judge or jury verdict
A written opinion by one or more justices that agrees with the verdict but wants to put it in own words concurring opinion
A disagreement between parties that is resolved by the court(This is what goes to court) case
One party writes this because they disagree with the court's decision asking another court to decide if the trial was conducted correctly appeal
An opinion written by a justice that disagrees with the majority opinion dissenting opinion
A punishment ordered by a court for a defendant who has committed a crime sentence
The person accused of a crime defendant
An opinion agreed on by over half of the justices majority opinion
Latin means "friend of the court" a people interested in influencing the outcome of a lawsuit but not an actual party amicus curiae
A place where cases are decided during a tribunal court
a court of justice tribunal
The highest court in the United States Supreme Court

Income Tax Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

You are responsible to filer your taxes compliance
Another name for social security tax FICA
An S.S. 5 is an application for _____ number. socialscecurity
A W-4 is called ______ Allowance Certificate. Withholding
Who completes a W-4? you
W-2 is your _______ and Tax Statement. Wage
Who completes the W-4 Form? Employer
You should receive your W-2 by the end of this month January
You need to file your income taxes by the 15th of this month April
1040 is the only tax _______ for 2018. form
A tax that takes a higher % from high-income groups. Progressive
A tax that takes the same % from all income groups. regressive
An example of a progressive tax is the _______ tax. income
An example of a regressive tax is the _______ tax. sales
Money before any deductions. gross
Income a person receives from a bank account. Interest
Federal agency responsible for collecting income tax. IRS
Income that you must pay federal tax on. taxable
A form you receive from the bank if you earned interest is a 1099 _______ INT
Where you find your tax liability TaxTables
Single, Married Filing Jointly, and Married Filing Separately FilingStatus
This is determined by your W-4 Form Allowances
The amount of tax you must pay is called your tax _______. Liability
If your filing status is single you will receive a $12,000 _______ deduction. Standard
Business expenses, charitable contributions, medical expenses are _______ deductions. Itemized
Most common way income taxes are filed efile
If your total tax payments are greater than the total tax you owe. refund
A review of your tax return by the IRS audit
Health Savings Account HSA
Individual Retirement Account IRA

Legal terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

_____ law is for disputes between individuals Civil
________ law is for wrongs committed against the state Criminal
lying in court while under oath Perjury
Mens ____ the mental element of a crime (2) rea
Actus ______ the physical element of a crime (2) reus
the party being sued in a lawsuit Respondent
the party suing someone else in a lawsuit Plaintiff
compensation paid to a successful litigant Damages
a previous legal decision that courts rely on to make future decisions Precedent
one of the words in ADR Alternative
a written statement under oath Affidavit
when a higher court reviews the judgement of a lower court trial Appeal
a formal accusation of a serious crime Indictment
money given to the court to ensure that the defendant will return to face trial Bail
_______________ law, used in English Canada, has been developed through case decisions by judges, not by legislation Common
____________ claim: when the defendant in a civil action sues the plaintiff right back Counter
_____________ judgements are made if the defendant in a civil action doesn't appear for the trial Default
a formal meeting before a lawsuit begins in order to disclose information or facts Discovery
to collect money or property via a court order Garnish
testimony given by a witness who tells second hand information, generally not allowed Hearsay
Habeas __________ a court order used to bring a person physically before a court in order to see if there is enough evidence to proceed to criminal trial Corpus
a court order to stop doing, or to start doing, a specific act Injunction
a resolution process where an impartial third party assists to voluntarily reach a mutually acceptable settlement Mediation
release from incarceration after serving part of a sentence Parole
temporarily, or indefinitely, stopping a judicial proceeding Stay
a civil injury or wrong to someone else Tort
_____________ damages: compensation for future lost earnings, or pain and suffering General
_____________ damages are compensation for lost wages or expenses before a civil trial begins Special
an order to appear in court to testify as a witness Subpoena

Gifts of the Holy Spirit Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

_________is love and faith in God. Piety
The gift of ________ helps us see God in everything. Wisdom
To reject sin and darkness is to practice _________. Fortitude
The gift of _________ allows us to make good decisions and avoid sin. Knowledge
Fortitude _________ us to follow through. Strengthen
You practice the gift of Knowledge when you __________ your mind. Enlighten
To __________ God's decisions is to fear the Lord. Respect
Wisdom makes us _______ our faith. Value
The gift of __________ helps us understand the importance of faith. Understanding
_______ of the lord is practiced by not offending the lord. Fear
Piety helps us _____ our heavenly father. Serve
The gift of ________ helps us determine between right and wrong. Counsel
To _______ the importance of faith Grasp
Counsel allows us to make wise _________. Decisions

Legal Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What are you guaranteed in the Bill of rights Right to a fair trial
legal term for being charged for a crime acquital
request for review from a higher court appeal
accused is brought before the court to hear charges arraignment
to be found guilty conviction
to be accused of a crime indictment
trial cancelled because of mistake in procedure mistrial
how a lawyer askes judge to make a decision motion
opposing side finds fault with question asked of the witness objection
punishment given to person convicted of crime sentence
guilty or not guilty verdict
way a judge is addressed in the courtroom your honor
judge agrees questioning should not continue sustained

Contract LAw Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

All contracts begin when a person or a company proposes a deal. It might involve buying something, selling something, doing a job or anything else. But only proposals made in certain ways amount to a legally recognized offer. Offer
Certain kinds of trickery and force can prevent the formation of a contract. Consent
The Parties must be adults of sound mind Capacity
A contract where both parties make a promise Bilateral contract
An agreement that neither party may legally enforce. Void agreement
A agreement with all important terms explicitly stated Express contract
A doctrine in which a court may enforce a promise made by the defendant even when there is no contract. Promissory estoppel
The party in contract negotiations who receives the first offer. Offeree
When something is sought by the promisor and given by the promisees in exchange for their promises. Bargained for
To give notice of refusal to be bound by an agreement. Disaffirm
Requires certain contracts to be writing Statute of Frauds
Contracts can not be a one-way street; both sides must receive some measurable benefits. Consideration
The contract must be for a lawful purpose. Legality
A contract that satisfies all the law's requirements Valid Contract
Things that are movable, other than money and investment securities. Goods
Cancellation of the offer. Revocation

Judicial Branch Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

People or things that can prove one side’s version of what happened evidence
The document that created the judicial branch Constitution
Asking an appellate court to review a case appeal
Type of case about someone accused of committing a crime criminal
Court system that deals with United States laws federal
Court system that deals with state laws state
Type of case relating to peoples’ rights civil
Group of people that decides a case after hearing the evidence jury
Number of justices on the Supreme Court nine
the court of last resort supreme court
The Supreme Court’s power to decide what is constitutional judicial review
The lowest court in the federal system district court
minority opinion dissenting
Term used to protect the rights of individuals due process
False accusations in writting libel
An opinion in the supreme court that emphasizes the majority concurrent
Practice of spying for a foreign power espionage
The review by the supreme court of a decision made by a lower court certiorari
Supreme court Chief Justice John Roberts
The right to remain silent self-incrimination

Volleyball - Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The players at the front court are used for offensive play while the back court is used for _________ play. DEFENSIVE
A fault, where as for example, scooping, lifting, or carrying. (Two words) HELDBALL
If the game goes all the way up to 5 sets, how much points is needed to win? FIFTEEN
The _____ team to win 25 points with a two point lead wins the set. FIRST
Main responsibility is to set up the ball for players; the play maker. SETTER
Who invented volleyball? WILLIAMGMORGAN
A player playing the ball is at fault when they _____ the net. TOUCH
Number of positions. SIX
What was volleyball initially named as? MINTONETTE
Maximum number of contact a team can have with the ball. THREE
Was designed to be an alternative to the game of basketball. VOLLEYBALL
The amount of time you must serve within before the referee's blows the whistle. EIGHT
Where was volleyball invented? MASSACHUSETTS
A ball landing on the ________ line is considered "in". BOUNDARY
In order to start the game after the whistle blows the ball has to be ______. SERVED
Two ways of serving are underhand serve and ________ serve. OVERHAND